Happenings: Montreal Comic-Con, September 11-12, 2010

Poster art by LOUIS

THE MONTREAL COMIC-CON

Dates:
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Sunday, September 12, 2010

Hours:
SAT 11-7
SUN 10-5

LOCATION:
Place Bonaventure,

Room 200-N 800, rue de la Gauchetière Ouest, Montreal (Quebec) H5A 1K6
Located right in the heart of downtown Montreal, Place Bonaventure is a one-of-a-kind single complex. Since its construction in 1967, it has been the downtown reference for Montreal. This building that was once known as “a city within a city” is now a renowned office building, an ideal exhibition hall area and is hosting a first class hotel.


Admission:
AT THE DOOR:
Adult 1-day: $15
Children under 10: $6ADVANCE:

T-shirt art by Ethan Van Sciver

2-day VIP pass
A 2-day VIP pass ($45) includes a pass valid on Saturday and Sunday, as well as an exclusive Montreal Comic-Con 2010 T-shirt drawn by Ethan Van Sciver. It also gives you the privilege to enter the exhibit room an hour before the general public on Saturday, i.e. from 10:00am to 11:00am. When ordering a VIP pass, please indicate your T-shirt size (S, M, L, XL). Admin fees, GST and QST are included in the price. VIP passes are only available online.

1-day VIP pass
A VIP pass ($35) includes a 1-day pass valid on Saturday, as well as an exclusive Montreal Comic-Con 2010 T-shirt drawn by Ethan Van Sciver. It also gives you the privilege to enter the exhibit room an hour before the general public on Saturday, i.e. from 10:00am to 11:00am. When ordering a VIP pass, please indicate your T-shirt size (S, M, L, XL). Admin fees, GST and QST are included in the price. VIP passes are only available online.

2-day regular pass
2-day regular passes ($24) are only available online. Admin fees, GST and QST are included in the price.

1-day regular pass
You can buy a 1-day regular pass online for $13. You save $2 on the door prize. Admin fees, GST and QST are included in the price.

Children pass
The admission price for children under 10 (proof of age required) is $6 (online and onsite). Admin fees, GST and QST are included in the price.

———————————-GUESTS—————————————

Comics:
TIM SALE (Batman: The Long Halloween)
ETHAN VAN SCIVER (Flash: Rebirth)
DARICK ROBERTSON (The Boys)
BARBARA CANEPA (Sky Doll)
HERB TRIMPE (Legendary Hulk artist)
DALE EAGLESHAM (Steve Rogers: Super Soldier)
YANICK PAQUETTE (Batman: Return of Bruce Wayne)
CAMERON STEWART (Batman and Robin)
LEONARD KIRK (New Mutants)
MARCIO TAKARA (Disney/Pixar’s The Incredibles)
KELLY TINDALL (Proof)
WES CRAIG (Guardians of the Galaxy)
DENIS RODIER
LEO LEIBELMAN
TERRY HUDDLESTON
RONN SUTTON
JANET HETHERINGTON
SCOTT REDDING
GIBSON QUARTER
GEOF ISHERWOOD
MICHEL LACOMBE
RICHARD SERRAO
MEGAN C. WALKER
KARINE CHARLEBOIS
DALE CAMUS
KATE BRADLEY
NOUMIER TAWILAH
JEAN-PIERRE NORMAND
FRANÇOIS CHARTIER
NADIM MAHI-BAHI
JIMMY SUZAN
+ APRIL ANNA (face and body paint artist)

In addition to the guests listed above, a number of guests from the French Bande Dessinée scene are scheduled to appear, MAKING THIS EVENT TRULY UNIQUE AMONG North American comic shows as it is a bridge between two unique comic cultures — including:

LOUIS
MICHEL LACOMBE & BENOIT GODBOUT (ACADÉMIE DES CHASSEURS DE PRIMES)
PHILIPE KARA
JACQUES LAMONTAGNE
GUILLAUME BIANCO
MICHEL FALARDEAU
SIMON BANVILLE
MIKAËL
JEAN-SÉBASTIEN BÉRUBÉ
FRANCIS DESHARNAIS
CARL BOIS & EMANUELLE GILL (Excidius).
EDITIONS LES 400 COUPS
+ GUIDE DES COMICS HÉRITAGE


CELEBRITY & OTHER GUESTS:

BRENT SPINER
PETER MAYHEW
BILLY DEE WILLIAMS
CASSANDRA PETERSON (aka Elvira)
NOELLE HANNIBAL
MARIA DE ARAGON
Tothefuture.org
Quebec Imperial Fortress (part of the 501st Legion)

EXHIBITORS:
Antre à Gobeline
Black Flag Pictures Inc.
La boîte à BD
Carta Magica
Carsley Whetstone & Company inc.
Collectible Heroes
Comicage
Con-Cept SF & F
Cosmix
Éditions Les 400 coups
eXpert Comics
Front froid
La Gallery Montréal
Gerry Ross (1,000,000 Comix)
Guelph Comics
Harley Yee Rare Comics
Heavy Mental Designs
Heroes Comics
Imagination Hobby and Collection
John Malito Comics
Jonathan Marsh Collectibles
Jouets Pierre Dansereau
Komico
Lhotel 54
Librairie Millénium
Maison Maillé
Maladie des cartes
Manga Studio
Marc Comic Hunter
Marshall Comics
Movie Seals Digital
MTC Toys
Myths, Legends and Heroes
nCw
Norm Comics
1,000,000 Comix
Patrick Sullivan Comics
Planète BD
Tattoo Box Montreal
Toon Boom Animation
Toys on Fire
Wasabi
Wes Hagen Comics

In addition to all of this there will be panels and Q&As, a costume contest, a Magic/Yu-Gi-Oh Tournament, an nCw Wrestling ring and other special events.

Also, CHUCK ROZANSKI from Mile High Comics will host a comic book, art and toyauction on Sunday, September 12 at the Montreal Comiccon. All proceedswill be donated to the CHU Ste-Justine Foundation for sick children. Take part in it! The hours will soon be announced on the website.

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